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Barrel jellyfish, Zeeland, the Netherlands.
By Filip Staes
posted (5 days ago)
31 votes

In a row... Bluecheek butterflyfish
By Andre Philip
posted (6 days ago)
30 votes

Mantarray passing, Isla Socorro México
By Alejandro Topete
posted (6 days ago)
28 votes

The mask
By Salvatore Ianniello
posted (4 days ago)
28 votes

On the edge
By Philippe Eggert
posted (6 days ago)
26 votes

Atlantic bobtail (Sepiola atlantica), Zeeland, The Netherlands.
By Filip Staes
posted (5 days ago)
26 votes

Close encounter with a flying powerhouse - The Leopard Torpedo (Torpedo panthera)
By Andre Philip
posted (4 days ago)
26 votes

Giant Keyhole Limpet, NRAD, San Diego
By Tobias Reitmayr
posted (5 days ago)
23 votes

Mr.Grump
By Philippe Eggert
posted (6 days ago)
22 votes

mediterranean underwater landscape........
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted (6 days ago)
22 votes
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This category shows entries from last year that our 'trusted' members have put forward to the first round of judging for the annual awards
A waterlily photographed in a pond in Belgium. The camera... by Filip Staes
A waterlily photographed in a pond in Belgium. The camera was held just below the surface. Nikon D 7100 in Hugyfot housing, Tokina 10-17mm é10mm, f16, 1/320, ISO200.
Winner Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Editor's Comment
Very unique shot. Loving the angle and the composition.
26 Votes
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Thorny Seahorse
(Hippocampus histrix) by Lilian Koh
N E O N
Thorny Seahorse
(Hippocampus histrix)
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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The disco seahorse - great technique and lighting.
26 Votes
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Diver at Mangrove by Cary Bao
Diver at Mangrove
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

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Great perspective, composition and lighting
26 Votes
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1-2-3 by Viktor Vrbovský
1-2-3
Winner Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

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How to frogkick - a very unique shot of a swimming frog in the category manipulated
31 Votes
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All eyes on me
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

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Love the colors, background and narrow depth of field, not the usual shrimp shot
27 Votes
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Egg Cowrie in the coral with open polyps, Canon 6d, 1/100... by Dragos Dumitrescu
Egg Cowrie in the coral with open polyps, Canon 6d, 1/100, F10, Iso100
Third place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Wonderful and also unique shot of a cowrie in a starry night.
28 Votes
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Yellow Sponge Tubes by Eduardo Arribada
Yellow Sponge Tubes
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Great composition, angle and lighting
17 Votes
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MIRROR- by Ramin Ardestani
MIRROR-
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22 Votes
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Blenny in black, Acapulco México
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29 Votes
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'A Light Embrace' - A lemon shark glides through the late-afternoon sunlight off the coast of Grand Bahama
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Just a perfect shark shot
29 Votes
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A Barrel jellyfish is swimming towards the sun.
shortlistedShortlisted!
22 Votes
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Juvenile Cuttle fish
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24 Votes
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Reflection of a waterlily, Turnhout, Belgium
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14 Votes
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Safe navigation
shortlistedShortlisted!
25 Votes
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Cuttlefish, Zeeland, The Netherlands.
Third place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Perfect timing, great composition and the green water adds a special touch to the shot
33 Votes
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Scarface
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Wonderful shot of a wonderful creature, love the angle and composition
26 Votes
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I've dreamt about a seahorse by Uwe Schmolke
I've dreamt about a seahorse
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Excellent capture and great technique. It truly looks like in a dream
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 2, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic Portugal
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This is one of the few shots in existence of this larval ... by Suzan Meldonian
This is one of the few shots in existence of this larval form of a Tripod fish. It is a creature from the deep, originally found at 15,000 feet in the Marianas Trench. Discovered while on a Black water dive over a depth of 600 feet in the Gulf Stream
Winner Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Incredible shot of a very rare sighting. Just wonderful.
29 Votes
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Snooted anemone and diver in front of early morning sun
Winner Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Wonderful composition and lighting. Amazing shot!
35 Votes
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Diver on the Tree,
Cenote Dive Cancun by Sevil Gurel Peker
Diver on the Tree,
Cenote Dive Cancun
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

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Perfect capture of the mystical atmosphere in this cenote
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 2, 2017
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Cleaning time!
shortlistedShortlisted!
33 Votes
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An American crocodile shot at Banco Chinchorro. These are... by Tom St George
An American crocodile shot at Banco Chinchorro. These are one of the larger species of crocodile, although they are not particularly aggressive.
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26 Votes
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Title: "The Moment of Birth" Name of species: Apogon imberbis.
Third place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Very special and spectacular capture of a unique moment. Right time, right place and right focus.
24 Votes
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Yawn gobi by Ajiex Dharma
Yawn gobi
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Loving the colorful background - yawning goby in the disco
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Snail in a Swiss Lake . Vierwaldstättersee by Marcel Waldis
Snail in a Swiss Lake . Vierwaldstättersee
Third place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Unusual shot of a snail in a cold Swiss lake, impressive image!
8 Votes
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R A I N B O W
Be a rainbow in someone else's cloud - May... by Lilian Koh
R A I N B O W
Be a rainbow in someone else's cloud - Maya Angelou
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15 Votes
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strange
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34 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 22, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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